Senior Project Manager at Punch Powertrain in Sint-Truiden

Job omschrijving

Punch Powertrain, with Headquarters in Sint-Truiden and with a second production facility in Nanjing (China) offers a complete portfolio of powertrain solutions for the most popular passenger car segments (conventional, hybrid and full electric). These innovative products provide excellent driving dynamics, enhanced comfort, fun of driving and an ever improving fuel economy. As a leading independent supplier to the automotive industry, Punch Powertrain is expanding rapidly. In this context we are able to offer inspiring career opportunities for motivated engineers.

Job description

• You lead one of the most strategic projects in the R&D department of Punch Powertrain: a new type of CVT, ensuring the full PCP, from the development up to the CVT’s launch and evaluation.
• As Senior Project Manager you will lead a multidisciplinary team of 20 to 30 engineers, specialized in mechanics, hydraulics, software, electronics, controls, and calibration.
• You co-operate and coordinate with relevant internal departments such as production, quality and purchasing and with external partners for development and production.
• You elaborate project methodologies to ensure that the execution of your projects is based on a correct estimate of cost, timing and expectations.
• You ensure clear and transparent communication toward the steering committee and the Board of Directors.
• As Senior Project Manager, you report to the R&D Manager of Punch Powertrain.


Profile description

• You have an engineering degree (industrial, electromechanical, mechanical or electronic) or you acquired an equivalent knowledge by experience.
• You have a thorough knowledge and experience in the field of mechanics, dynamics, electronics and production.
• As Senior Project Manager, you have complex and multidisciplinary project management expertise in a development context, with 5mio € plus projects. Project Management certificates are an asset.
• You have at least 10 years of relevant working experience.
• Experience in an automotive environment is a real asset.
• You are an excellent people manager, with charisma and a strong drive.
• Thanks to your clear communication skills and good knowledge of English, you are proficient in reporting knowledge and results.
• You are a perseverant and proactive worker. As Senior Project Manager you are able to structure, coordinate and lead Punch Powertrain’s people & projects in a dynamic context.

Job aanbod


• At Punch Powertrain you join a respected company with an outspoken international orientation in the challenging world of automotive industry.
• Punch Powertrain’s headquarters in Sint-Truiden, offers a dynamic work environment, the chance to grow within the company and to develop your competences in new technologies.
• At Punch Powertrain you can count on motivated colleagues, professional space for creativity and initiative and short communication lines.
• We provide a congestion-free access to our headquarters in Sint-Truiden and an attractive salary package with all kinds of fringe benefits.

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Please send your application to Hudson, att. Cedric Van Garsse, tel.+3211 24 75 00, e-mail Do not forget to mention reference BE676686. Replies will be dealt with swiftly and in strictest confidence.

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